Vincent

Vincent

Design Engineer in New York, He/him

About

Fan of design & code.

Work Experience

2022 — Now
2021 — 2022
Design Engineer II at Uber
Seattle, WA

Making design tools and prototyping new experiences.

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2019 — 2021
Product Designer at Facebook
Seattle, WA

Designed FB/IG features for sellers like Sephora. Created ML data insights systems at FB AI.

+1
2018 — 2018
Backend Development TA at University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Taught students how to recreate Slack using microservices.

2018 — 2018
Product Design Intern at Facebook
Menlo Park, CA

Came up with a new taxonomy for ad formats and redesigned the format selector.

+1
2017 — 2017
UX Design Intern at Amazon
Seattle, WA
2016 — 2017
UX Student Designer at University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2016 — 2016
Product Designer at Get There
Leek, the Netherlands

Side Projects

2021
Figma spell check

Built a Figma spell checker that runs 100% locally.

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2020
Transit navigation

Helped a friend prototype a better transit experience.

+1
2018
readinglist.design

Asked my favorite designers what book to read. Product Hunt #1 Product of the Day.

+1
2018
SpaceX Hyperloop competition

Led UI design/development for a cold gas thruster controlled pod. Became the #1 U.S. team and won the Innovation Award.

Space X video (interface at 1:10): youtube.com/watch?v=AO0sPM…

+2
2018
Home Sound System

Made a $75 Sonos alternative using Raspberry Pis, Go, and JS.

+1
2017
DubHacks 2017

Organized and did design/development for the PNW's largest collegiate hackathon.

2017
Similar Details

Created a tool that recommends Design Details episodes. Did the project once in 2017 (CLI) and another time in 2020 (website).

Featured on the Design Details podcast.

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2017

More side projects on Twitter (twitter.com/vincentmvdm) and my old website (vincentmvdm.com).

Writing

2021

Yuki Asakura and I explain how to create a ride share app in Framer.

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Speaking

2019
Prototype Anything at Framer Seattle meetup
Seattle, WA

A talk about how I pushed Framer's limits for a year.

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Features

2018

A piece about our capstone: mission control for air ambulance Airlift Northwest. Received the best in class award.

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2018

I was young and naive but at least the title is funny.

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Education

2015 — 2019
Bachelor of Science in Informatics at University of Washington
Seattle, WA

HCI & Data Science tracks. 3.82/4.00 (cum laude).

Teams

Current
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